Posts tagged "diy"

It’s Art Week At The Frisky!

Join us as we explore art all week!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 30, 2015 - 11:20 am

Shocker: DIY Braces Will Make Your Teeth Fall Out

Way back when I was a wee lass, I really, really wanted a retainer. I’m not sure why. Maybe some older, cool girl at school had one and I came…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 13, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Home Inspiration: 9 DIY Indoor Gardening Tutorials

Being short on outdoor space doesn’t mean you’re doomed to a treeless life of concrete and stuffy air. Try out some of these indoor gardening techniques to turn your home into your…

Claire Hannum | May 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Thanks, I Made It Myself: 21 Chalkboard Paint Crafts To Art Up Your Home

Chalkboard paint solves a lot of different problems at once: It’s a cheap and easy way to decorate, it allows you to re-decorate with the swipe of a cloth, and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 2, 2015 - 4:00 pm

20 Uber-Festive, Modern DIY Holiday Decorations

I hate spending money on decorations of almost any kind. I paid enough attention in art class that I can handle a hot glue gun and there’s a dollar store…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 3, 2014 - 11:00 am

10 DIY Gifts For Kids, Because Toys Are Too Damn Expensive

I know what it’s like to be broke and have kids to shop for during the holidays: It’s impossible to know what to get them in the first place, and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 2, 2014 - 1:00 pm

The DIY Bible: 33 Recipes For All Of Your Cosmetics, Beauty & Home Care Needs (With A Shopping List!)

So ya wanna go all-natural, eh? Tired’a lookin’ around for recipes, ehhh?

Well here you go! There are about a million reasons to DIY your makeup, self care,…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 29, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Read The Latest Haruki Murakami, Watch “Love Is Strange” & Make Risotto

Activities are wonderful, but sometimes, it’s fine to want to shut the world out for a couple of days, and make some serious time for you. Don’t be afraid of

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 31, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Tried & Tested: 10 Hippie Beauty Treatments

Beauty products are the one thing that I waste my money on. Give me a hundred bucks and plop me in the nearest Duane Reade, and I’m happy as a…

Megan Reynolds | August 5, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Here Is Your Solution To Biking With A Skirt On

For those of us sick of worrying about flashing everyone while biking in a skirt, Johanna Holtan and her friends have found the solution we’ve all been waiting for. Penny

Claire Hannum | July 11, 2014 - 11:30 am

12 DIY Ways To Upgrade Your Summer Sandals

Guys, I live for sandal season. — they’re the next best thing to going completely barefoot. While I typically rock flip-flops the minute the temperatures hit 65 degrees, I’m excited…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 8, 2014 - 11:00 am

3 Fun DIYs For Your Fourth Of July Barbecue

Approximately 98.64 percent of Americans will barbeque this weekend (that’s a fabricated statistic, but I don’t think I’m off by much) in celebration of Independence Day. Usually, I’m not the…

Sophie Leon | July 3, 2014 - 5:00 pm

8 Craft Stores To Shop At Instead Of Hobby Lobby

I learned about sweatshops towards the end of junior high and I remember being deeply troubled. A burgeoning activist, I decided to boycott all clothing stores that sold products made…

Phylisa Wisdom | July 3, 2014 - 1:00 pm

40 Itty Bitty, Super Easy Ways To Help Save The Earth

It’s easy to feel helpless when it comes to helping the environment. People tend to get caught up in the idea that our actions don’t matter in the grand scheme…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas | June 27, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Your Face Wash Is Fish Poison — Make Your Own Instead!

Hey guys, good news! The microbeads in your face wash are poison! Oh, wait, that’s terrible news, never mind.
You might have heard that Illinois banned microbeads from cosmetics and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 27, 2014 - 9:00 am

Thanks, I Made It Myself: 8 DIY Projects For Grown-Up Flower Girls

I am an unapologetic flower freak. I spend an exorbitant amount of money on bouquets year-round, post pictures of them on Instagram with captions like, “Spring blooms <3″ (I know…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 26, 2014 - 9:00 am

7 Reasons You Should Try Making Your Own Makeup

My best friend has been on a bit of a homesteading, make-everything-yourself kick lately. Every time I call her and ask what she’s doing, she replies with, “Oh, just whipping…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 25, 2014 - 9:00 am

How To Have A DIY Spa Day That Feels Like The Real Thing

How does someone who works at a spa treat themselves when they need a little TLC? A DIY home spa day, of course! Having created countless spa days for clients,…

Aileen Cady | June 18, 2014 - 1:00 pm

13 Healthy, Beautifying, Money-Saving & Sexy Ways To Use Coconut Oil

We love coconut oil! Not only does it taste oh-so-delicious, it’s also super healthy and can be used in place of many conventional body care products. Since we also love…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas | June 4, 2014 - 2:00 pm
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